Thursday, August 30, 2018

Stand-in; Casting Assistant; Production Assistant; Swing Gang; Transportation

Submission deadline: As Soon As Possible

PRODUCTION: Book of Mormon Visual Library—Mosiah through Alma
COMPANY: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
SHOOT LOCATION: Orlando, Florida area
SHOOT DATES: Spring 2019
LDS: Applicants must be active, temple-worthy members of the LDS Church as endorsed by their current ecclesiastical leader.
COMPENSATION: Paid. To be paid, participants must be legally documented to work in the United States. 

ACTOR STAND-IN CREW POSITION ($125-150 / 12-hour day)
Orlando, Florida Area
Seeking persons that physically resemble the stature and skin tone of lead actors. Must be willing to work 12+ hour days and be able to stand for long periods of time while film crew prepares camera framing and lighting for lead actors’ scenes. Previous film experience is not required. Position is on-call, dependent on the actor’s work dates.

CASTING ASSISTANT POSITION ($150 / 12-hour day - October 8-22)
Tampa, Florida area and Orlando, Florida Area
Seeking energetic, attentive applicants that are eager to assist the Casting Directors in the audition process during the Florida casting tour. Must be able and eager to interact with large numbers of people on a daily basis, extending a hand of welcome and hospitality to all. Previous film experience is not required. Position is temporary and will last for the duration of the Florida casting tour (October 8-22).

Orlando, Florida Area
Seeking energetic, hardworking applicants that are physically able to work 14+hr days in all weather. Must be assertive, willing to learn and ask questions, willing to take direction, and eager to have fun and make a great product. Previous film experience is not required. Position is temporary and will last for the duration of the project (3-12 weeks expected).

SWING GANG CREW POSITION ($200-250 / 12-hour day)
Orlando, Florida Area
Swing gang crew, under the direction of the lead man, are responsible for moving furniture, accessories, pictures, props, and various objects used for set decorations, on and off the set. Swing crew members must be physically able to lift and carry furniture and other heavy objects. They should be willing to take direction and have the ability to get along with people of varied personalities and temperaments.

Orlando, Florida Area
CDL license is helpful.

The Transport Department is run by the Transport Coordinator who oversees the entire transportation requirements for the production. He or she employs one or more Transport Managers to manage the use of the support vehicles, as well as the trucks and vans used to transport equipment. Transport Captains ensure that people are picked up at the right place, and delivered to the set on time, by private cars, mini-buses or coaches.

Members of the Transport Department must be aware of, and abide by, existing transport legislation, and ensure that their vehicles are safe and roadworthy. Each of the Transport Department roles requires good timekeeping and communication skills.


    1.       Take a face-forward photo in good lighting with no obstructing elements such as sunglasses.
    2.       Record a 30-second video answering the following question: “Why do you want to be a part of this project?” Upload the video to a video sharing site (such as YouTube) with the privacy set to “Unlisted” (not “Private”).
    3.      Complete the online application form, attaching your photo, including a link to your video, and uploading your résumé if you have one.

PLEASE RESPOND as soon as possible. 

Also, feel free to forward this information to anyone whom you believe fits the criteria and may be interested!

Thank you. We look forward to reviewing your application!

Alisa Anglesey, Hillary Straga, Ben Cummins, and Addison Kirk
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Publishing Services Department, Film & Video Division
LDS Motion Picture Studio
300 West 2230 North | Provo, UT 84604
Main Casting Line 801-240-9300

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